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Last updated: 28 January 2022
Date:Sunday 11 December 1955
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54M (DC-4)
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 44-9094
MSN: 27320
First flight: 1945
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:8 km (5 mls) ESE of Ketama (   Morocco)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Tripoli-Wheelus Air Base (MJI/HLLM), Libya
Destination airport:?
Crashed into a mountain in Morocco.

» El Litoral 13 December 1955, p1
» La Vanguardia 13 December 1955, p4
» Youngstown Vindicator 13 December 1955, p36


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